BRUSHY CREEK (TRINITY COUNTY)
BRUSHY CREEK (Trinity County). Brushy Creek rises two miles northeast of Chita in south central Trinity County (at 30°58' N, 95°10' W) and runs southeast for eleven miles to its mouth on Livingston Reservoir, just south of the Polk county line (at 30°50' N, 95°09' W). Before the construction of the reservoir in the 1970s the stream joined the Trinity River near Onalaska. The stream is intermittent throughout most of its course. It crosses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by clay and sandy loam in which grow conifers, water-tolerant hardwoods, and grasses.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Brushy Creek (Trinity County)," accessed July 27, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbbxz.
Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.